Beware of Latest UWO Email Phishing Scam

One of the latest Phishing Emails on campus looks something like the email below. Do not respond to it. It is a phishing email and not from Western. For more information on phishing, please see http://wellness.uwo.ca

From: Weiss, Geneva E. [mailto:WeissGE@elpasotexas.gov]
Sent: October-02-13 1:31 PM
To: Undisclosed recipients:
Subject: Account Security‏‏


Your incoming emails are placed on Hold/pending status due to the
recent upgrade in our database,
In order to start receiving your messages back, Click here
 
To log in and wait for responds from Web-mail.
We apologize for any inconvenience and do appreciate your understanding.
 
Regards,

Don't Get Phished!

Verify the authenticity of this message by checking the Official Account Related Emails Sent from ITS at
http://www.uwo.ca/its/accounting/official-email/phishing/index.html
.
You can make sure that you are visiting the real page posted by Western ITS (and not a well-crafted forgery)
by hovering over the link and verifying that the site starts with http://www.uwo.ca/its/.

 

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